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Benton, Mono County, California, United States


Alternative Names:Benton, Benton Station
Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Mono Co., California, USA
Region:Mono County, California, United States
Latitude:37° 49' 8" N
Longitude:118° 28' 35" W
Lat/Long (dec):37.8191,-118.47651
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate
Elevation:1,642m
Population:280 (2011)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 49' 9" N118° 28' 32" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
Sand Doon deposit (Sad Doon deposit), Benton Hot Springs, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 49' 59" N118° 30' 28" W3.2km (2.0 miles)
Borasco Mine (Borasca Mine), Buscones Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 47' 3" N118° 28' 59" W3.9km (2.4 miles)
Montgomery City, White Mountains, Mono Co., California, USA37° 49' 42" N118° 25' 50" W4.1km (2.6 miles)
Unnamed Pb-Ag prospects (1), Modoc Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 47' 18" N118° 30' 14" W4.2km (2.6 miles)
Silicon Quarry, Benton Hot Springs, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 49' 54" N118° 31' 19" W4.3km (2.6 miles)
Hudson Mine, Buscones Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 48" N118° 29' 4" W4.4km (2.7 miles)
Lyford Mine (Lynford), Buscones Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 45" N118° 28' 59" W4.4km (2.8 miles)
Modoc Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 53" N118° 29' 45" W4.5km (2.8 miles)
Comanche Mine (Kerrick Mine; Comanche & Kerrick Mine), Diana-Kerrick group, Diana Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 39" N118° 28' 18" W4.6km (2.9 miles)
Benton Mine, Buscones Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 40" N118° 29' 14" W4.7km (2.9 miles)
Quail Mine, Modoc Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 59" N118° 30' 20" W4.8km (3.0 miles)
Neptune; Phoenix; and Creekside Quartz Mine (Neptune; Phenix and Creekside Quartz Mine; / Mountain Queen Mine; / Neptune #140; Phenix #141; and Creek Side #142), Montgomery City, White Mountains, Mono Co., California, USA37° 49' 49" N118° 25' 24" W4.8km (3.0 miles)
Buscones Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 37" N118° 29' 29" W4.8km (3.0 miles)
Cornucopia Mine, Buscones Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 29" N118° 29' 7" W5.0km (3.1 miles)
Silver Pinon Mine, Montgomery City, White Mountains, Mono Co., California, USA37° 49' 37" N118° 25' 12" W5.0km (3.1 miles)
Benton Hot Springs, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 48' 1" N118° 31' 44" W5.1km (3.1 miles)
Elder Mine, Buscones Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 27" N118° 29' 8" W5.1km (3.1 miles)
Johnnie group, Buscones Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 27" N118° 29' 8" W5.1km (3.1 miles)
Powell Mine (Marietta Mine), Modoc Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 50" N118° 30' 29" W5.1km (3.2 miles)
Blind Springs Hill Mine (Blind Spring Hill Mine), Buscones Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 23" N118° 29' 35" W5.3km (3.3 miles)
Mahle Mine, Buscones Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 23" N118° 30' 0" W5.5km (3.4 miles)
Marietta Mine (Powell Mine), Modoc Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 27" N118° 30' 14" W5.5km (3.4 miles)
Diana Mine, Diana-Kerrick group, Diana Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 13" N118° 29' 26" W5.6km (3.5 miles)
Hammil & Pedro Mine, Buscones Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 18" N118° 30' 6" W5.7km (3.6 miles)
Diana Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 5" N118° 29' 17" W5.8km (3.6 miles)
McLean Mine (Prudential Mine), Diana Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring Mining District (Blind Spring Hill Mining District; Benton Mining District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA37° 46' 9" N118° 30' 6" W6.0km (3.7 miles)
Unnamed Ag-Cu prospect [2] (Unknown 23; 1; 32), Montgomery City, White Mountains, Mono Co., California, USA37° 50' 39" N118° 24' 56" W6.0km (3.8 miles)
Russell Nos. 1-17 prospect (Silver Reef; Shamrock; Oversight; Vermont; Kearney; San Francisco; Hackett; Ragtime; Prince Henry; Newcomer; Suttes Suquesne; Coon), Montgomery City, White Mountains, Mono Co., California, USA37° 51' 0" N118° 25' 9" W6.1km (3.8 miles)
Black Warrior Mine (Blonde Eskimo Mine), Montgomery Peak, White Mountains, Mono Co., California, USA37° 51' 10" N118° 25' 1" W6.4km (4.0 miles)

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Nearby features from geonames.org

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Edna Beaman Elementary SchoolSchool37° 48' 58" N118° 28' 37" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
White Mountain Fire Protection DistrictBuilding(s)37° 48' 57" N118° 28' 32" W0.4km (0.2 miles)
Montgomery CreekStream37° 47' 44" N118° 28' 27" W2.6km (1.6 miles)
Blind Spring ValleyValley37° 49' 1" N118° 30' 50" W3.3km (2.1 miles)
Benton ValleyValley37° 50' 49" N118° 29' 38" W3.5km (2.2 miles)
Barasco GulchValley37° 47' 15" N118° 28' 30" W3.5km (2.2 miles)
Truman CanyonValley37° 50' 55" N118° 29' 52" W3.8km (2.4 miles)
Lynford GulchValley37° 47' 4" N118° 28' 23" W3.8km (2.4 miles)
Montgomery CityPopulated place37° 49' 42" N118° 25' 51" W4.1km (2.6 miles)
Last Chance GulchValley37° 46' 54" N118° 28' 8" W4.2km (2.6 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
USACountry
California, USAState
Mono Co., California, USACounty
Sierra Nevada, USAMountain Range
 
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